Best Summer Backpacking Trips Near Bay AreaIf you enjoy summer backpacking and live in the Bay Area, there are plenty of good options within an easy drive. From a canopy of towering redwoods to cooling sea breezes and magnificent vistas, a summer journey in a regional or state park is a trip worth taking.
Best Places For Fall Colors In The Bay AreaThe Bay Area has many locations offering beautiful colors, some of which may rival what can be found on the East Coast.
Best Last-Minute Bay Area Camping SitesThere is a multitude of state and local parks, in addition to an enormous National Seashore and National Recreation Area, all offering first-come, first-serve or reservable campsites.
Best Activities To Do With Dad On The PeninsulaThis year, Father's Day falls on June 16th and presents a wonderful opportunity to spend quality time with dad. Here is a list of five great Peninsula options to enjoy with dad.
Belmont Parents Sue California After Tree Falls On ToddlerThe family of a seriously injured three year-old girl is suing California for damages after a rotting tree fell on the girl, crushing her skull, during a state park camping trip.